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Daniel Ricciardo Previews The Malaysian Grand Prix

The 30-year-old has an impressive record at the Sepang International Circuit , as he has won four times at the venue, most recently in 2015. Verstappen was runner-up to Ricciardo previous year and is hoping to go one better this time around. Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo Previews The Malaysian Grand Prix

The 30-year-old has an impressive record at the Sepang International Circuit , as he has won four times at the venue, most recently in 2015. Verstappen was runner-up to Ricciardo previous year and is hoping to go one better this time around. Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo Previews The Malaysian Grand Prix

The 30-year-old has an impressive record at the Sepang International Circuit , as he has won four times at the venue, most recently in 2015. Verstappen was runner-up to Ricciardo previous year and is hoping to go one better this time around. Read More »

Bottas still refusing to give up on 2017 F1 title hopes

Vettel's hopes of reclaiming the title lead he lost at Monza ended in the opening moments of the Marina Bay race when he collided with Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen, forcing his retirement. "The seat itself is warm, and then we're surrounded in the cockpit by the electrical boxes". "Fatigue sets in", Bottas added. Not a great day as you can imagine but the response from the whole team has been very positive. Read More »

Bottas still refusing to give up on 2017 F1 title hopes

Vettel's hopes of reclaiming the title lead he lost at Monza ended in the opening moments of the Marina Bay race when he collided with Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen, forcing his retirement. "The seat itself is warm, and then we're surrounded in the cockpit by the electrical boxes". "Fatigue sets in", Bottas added. Not a great day as you can imagine but the response from the whole team has been very positive. Read More »

Bottas still refusing to give up on 2017 F1 title hopes

Vettel's hopes of reclaiming the title lead he lost at Monza ended in the opening moments of the Marina Bay race when he collided with Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen, forcing his retirement. "The seat itself is warm, and then we're surrounded in the cockpit by the electrical boxes". "Fatigue sets in", Bottas added. Not a great day as you can imagine but the response from the whole team has been very positive. Read More »

Vettel Moves on From Singapore Crash

Although Vettel deserves huge credit for turning the Prancing Horse into a contender again, he owes them a big performance here, and Hamilton is bracing himself for a strong response. He has four wins this year, but just one in his last eight events. Qualifying takes place on Saturday September 30 and the race takes place the following day, Sunday October 1 . Read More »

Vettel Moves on From Singapore Crash

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Although Vettel deserves huge credit for turning the Prancing Horse into a contender again, he owes them a big performance here, and Hamilton is bracing himself for a strong response. He has four wins this year, but just one in his last eight events. Qualifying takes place on Saturday September 30 and the race takes place the following day, Sunday October 1 . Read More »

SIC: Malaysia wouldn't want to host F1, even for free

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Mercedes , sponsored by Malaysian state-owned oil giant Petronas, have dominated since 2014 but Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel led the championship until this month. He said: "It's a shame it'll be the last time we'll be racing there for a while, but that's all the more reason to make the most of it". "Last year we had a one-two in Malaysia". Read More »

SIC: Malaysia wouldn't want to host F1, even for free

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Mercedes , sponsored by Malaysian state-owned oil giant Petronas, have dominated since 2014 but Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel led the championship until this month. He said: "It's a shame it'll be the last time we'll be racing there for a while, but that's all the more reason to make the most of it". "Last year we had a one-two in Malaysia". Read More »

Sebastian Vettel: Singapore clash won't change my mindset

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Hamilton, the only black driver in F1's history, urged his followers to read about the issue, signing off his message with #Takeaknee. Thanks to everyone involved, can't wait to start my first @F1 GP this weekend. Hamilton, the 32-year-old Mercedes racer from Hertfordshire, ended the day in P6, with Bottas in P7 when the afternoon session was suspended due to a red flag. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel: Singapore clash won't change my mindset

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Hamilton, the only black driver in F1's history, urged his followers to read about the issue, signing off his message with #Takeaknee. Thanks to everyone involved, can't wait to start my first @F1 GP this weekend. Hamilton, the 32-year-old Mercedes racer from Hertfordshire, ended the day in P6, with Bottas in P7 when the afternoon session was suspended due to a red flag. Read More »

Mercedes left seeking answers after 'difficult' Malaysia F1 practice

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Fortunately, the 31 year-old Frenchman was unharmed as the session was red flagged with just under half an hour to run. So I have to anticipate he will bounce back even stronger. That is not something that happens everywhere in the world. Kuala Lumpur: Mercedes AMG Petronas drivers Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas pledged their fans outstanding results at the finale of the Petronas Malaysian Formula One (F1) Grand Prix to be held at the Sepang International Circuit (SIC) from ... Read More »

Mercedes left seeking answers after 'difficult' Malaysia F1 practice

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Fortunately, the 31 year-old Frenchman was unharmed as the session was red flagged with just under half an hour to run. So I have to anticipate he will bounce back even stronger. That is not something that happens everywhere in the world. Kuala Lumpur: Mercedes AMG Petronas drivers Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas pledged their fans outstanding results at the finale of the Petronas Malaysian Formula One (F1) Grand Prix to be held at the Sepang International Circuit (SIC) from ... Read More »

Lewis Hamilton expects Sebastian Vettel backlash in Malaysian Grand Prix

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Hamilton, Formula One's only black driver, backed the players and said he understands where the protesters are coming from. Hamilton has opened up a season-high advantage of 28 points ahead of this weekend's Malaysia GP after taking advantage of Vettel's disastrous Singapore GP, when the Ferrari driver crashed with Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen at the start. Read More »

'Gremlin' at Mercedes after poor practice pace

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Hamilton won four of the five races after Malaysia previous year but it was still not enough to stop team mate Nico Rosberg taking the title. "It's part of racing". We take a look at the main talking points ahead of this weekend's race. But don't forget Red Bull . Only a week after the "Fartgate" scandal where Ricciardo passed gas at a press conference to crack up Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas , the Aussie Formula One Red Bull driver elected to let rip a few dance moves in ... Read More »

Birmingham endorsed as Britain's official bid city for 2022 CWG

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The United Kingdom's Culture Secretary Karen Bradley announced on Friday that Birmingham is to be the UK's official choice to host in 2022. The approval means Birmingham will likely be chosen to replace Durban as host city for the 2022 Games after the South African city was stripped of the Games earlier in the year for missing financial milestones. Read More »

Wait, Is Oprah Thinking About Running for President in 2020?

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Winfrey sparked just that kind of speculation on Thursday after she thanked New York Post columnist John Podhoretz for an article he wrote titled " Democrats' best hope for 2020: Oprah ". She is, in herself, the embodiment of the American Dream. "Have you ever thought that - given the popularity that you have - we haven't broken the glass ceiling yet for women, that you could actually run for president and be elected?" In the Post op-ed, Podhoretz wrote that '[i] f you need to set a ... Read More »

On surgical strikes anniv, no fanfare; only a tweet lauding heroes

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You may remember, soon after the surgical strikes were announced, leaders in the opposition like Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had raised doubts about whether the strikes took place at all. Days ago, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat had said that the surgical strike was conducted to send a strong message. He added,"Woh (terrorists) idhar aayenge, hum unko receive karke, dhai foot jameen ke neeche bhejte rahenge (They will come this side, we will ... Read More »

Neither side backing down ahead of Catalan referendum

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The tractors filled side streets around the regional government building. Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has fiercely opposed the vote. A young female protester at the march said: "We want the independence because we are sure that we will be better without being part of Spain". Read More »

More than 100 people protest Trump's arrival near Indiana State Fairgrounds

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The proposal released Wednesday "contemplates" that Congress will adopt measures to prevent the wealthy from recharacterizing their income to take advantage of the new, lower rate and avoid the top personal rate. The framework is the result of months of closed-door discussions between top Trump administration officials and Republican congressional leaders, but President Trump has signaled in recent weeks that he is hoping to win some Democratic support for his proposal. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel dominates, Mercedes struggles, in FP2 truncated by Romain Grosjean accident

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Vettel had enjoyed a lucky break following his crash at the start of the Singapore Grand Prix, after the engine he used there escaped damage. "So I'm just trying to weigh everything up". This afternoon it was better and the cars seemed to be quite okay right from the beginning of the session. Today in Malaysia was a truncated day for the teams, with the first 30 minutes of the morning session cancelled due to a thunderstorm deluge over the circuit and the final 20 minutes of the afternoon ... Read More »

Kushner was registered as 'female'

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Mr. Kushner had also filled out paperwork for his White House security clearance wrongly and had to refile it repeatedly, CBS reported . In a July 2016 letter that essentially exonerated Clinton of any wrongdoing, former FBI Director James Comey said that it was that handling of classified information that Clinton was investigated for. Read More »

3 killed, 4 injured after vehicle hits bear on Colorado highway

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All three were residents of New Castle, a small Garfield County town 12 miles east of Rifle. Kimberly Hernandez, 7, and her grandfather Eugenio Hernandez Altamirano, 63, were pronounced dead at the scene at approximately 4:45 a.m., Coroner Robert Glassmire said in a statement. Read More »

United Kingdom opposition to push for soft Brexit changes to European Union repeal bill

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Macron voiced satisfaction with summit chair Donald Tusk's commitment to report back to European Union leaders when they meet again in three weeks with proposals for concrete steps to be taken. Citizens" rights, the UK's "divorce bill' and the Irish border are the three critical issues on which Brussels is demanding concessions before they allow talks to progress to future trade. Read More »

SCOTUS Agrees to Hear Koch-backed Union Busting Case

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Unions are preparing for a loss in court . The newest Supreme Court justice, Trump appointee Neil Gorsuch , is expected be a key vote in both cases. Supreme Court. Justices at the US Supreme Court may participate in events organized by institutes with clear political stances - such as the conservative Fund for American Studies which organized Thursday's lunch - but for critics, the fact that Gorsuch is a featured speaker at Trump's hotel raises ethical issues. Read More »

'Armed' man arrested after driving erratically in Melbourne's CBD

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The incident recalls the horror of what happened in the same area in January this year in the Bourke Street Mall and the intersection of Swanston and Flinders streets . "We believe he certainly was armed with an implement, but I have no information that he was actually trying to attack pedestrians", Acting Superintendent Newman said. Read More »